B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30368 / Gil

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30368 / Gil


  • RCL: BX-B

MACR: 1703


History of
B-17 42-30368 / Gil

Delivered Cheyenne 23/5/43; Gore 1/6/43; Smoky Hill 2/6/43; Gr Isle 4/6/43; Dow Fd 7/6/43; Assigned: 338BS/96BG [BX-B] Snetterton 26/6/43; landing accident at base Pilot: Franklin Berry 4/10/43; MIA Bremen 20/12/43 w/Bernie Fuller, Co-Pilot: Herb Schlicker, Navigator: Orville Metsker, Bombardier: Bill Lambert, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Milford Carger, Radio Operator: Steve Mitchell, Ball Turret Gunner: Glen Statler, Waist Gunner: Tom Gardner, Waist Gunner: Reg McBean, Tail Gunner: John Collins (10POW); flak, crashed near Aurich, Germany. MACR 1703. GIL.

Last updated: 9. February 2019


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